A September 25 letter from the Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC) has cleared the way for additional means of using alternative trading systems to facilitate the trade of digital asset securities.
Singapore-based cryptocurrency exchange KuCoin has been hacked. In a blog post released on Friday night, the exchange disclosed that it had “detected some
A new bill from Rep. Emmer wants to amend existing securities laws to clarify securities laws for some tokens.
DeFi lending protocol Aave has launched its governance token on mainnet, the Aave team announced today.
Gauntlet is introducing a platform for automated governance. The Block spoke with Tarun Chitra about the platform and what Gauntlet hopes to bring to the DeFi table.
The Bank of New York Mellon (BNY Mellon) is being accused of playing a key role in the $4 billion Ponzi scheme OneCoin, days after the FinCEN files were published by Buzzfeed News.
New data interpretation from The Block shows that centralized assets comprise 40% of the collateral locked in MakerDAO.
The Block sat with MicroStrategy CEO Michael Saylor earlier this week to understand the company’s $425 million investment into bitcoin.
A new Cambridge University report claims the number of unique cryptoassets accounts has increased by fourfold over the last four years.
Crypto exchange and custodian Gemini has added support for seven new decentralized finance (DeFi) tokens.
Ethereum development studio ConsenSys has been awarded a central bank digital currency (CBDC) study project by the Hong Kong Monetary Authority (HKMA).
Roskomnadzor, the Russian federal authority responsible for the supervision of communications, information technology, and mass media in the country, has blacklisted Binance’s website.
Crypto trading firm Alameda Research has today minted the largest ever quantity of WBTC, an ERC-20 token backed 1:1 by bitcoin, for yield farming.
Optimism, the Ethereum scaling startup that is building a Layer-2 solution using a tool called optimistic rollup, has released the limited testnet.
Thus far, a proposed measure that would create a new regulatory regime for U.S. exchanges is drawing plaudits from industry participants.